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Week 49 – December 08, 2021

Plant Information

Jurassic Dino™ Dragon Fruit Rex Begonia

New variety!
  • Jurassic Dino™ Dragon Fruit Rex Begonia - Bloom
  • Jurassic Dino™ Dragon Fruit Rex Begonia - Container
  • Jurassic Dino™ Dragon Fruit Rex Begonia - Displays
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Begonia rex hybrid

Common Name: Rex Begonia

Hardiness Degree: 50°F (10.0°C)

Blooming Season: Late Spring, Early Spring, Spring, Autumn, Summer, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Upright, Mounded

Characteristics: Shade Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Drought Tolerant, Colorful/Attractive Foliage

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 6 - 10" (15 - 25cm)

Height: 14 - 16" (36 - 41cm)

Width: 14 - 16" (36 - 41cm)

Exposure: Shade

General Information: Bright, cool foliage plants grow in the deepest shade – carefree and colorful.

Grower Information:

  • Jurassic Rex Begonias offer a new take on a classic plant!
  • Dino series, with its compact habit and small leaf size, is perfect for small containers, 4 to 6-in. pots, as well as both indoors and outdoors.
  • The vigor also helps the Jurassics to finish faster than most other rex begonias currently on the market.
  • All varieties were selected to finish uniformly.
  • The Jurassic Rex Begonias feature bold patterns and make a perfect addition to any indoor program or shade container program!

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